Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – GPRE CENX MT HBM

Basic materials stocks rose 0.3% on Wall Street on Wednesday morning.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.2%, the Nasdaq climbed 0.6% and the S&P 500 was up 0.2%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Green Plains Renewable Energy (GPRE): GPRE stock is up 3.8% today.
  • Century Aluminum Company (CENX): CENX stock is up 3.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Arcelormittal (MT): MT stock is up 3.7% today.
  • Hudbay Minerals Inc (HBM): HBM stock is up 2.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • United States Steel Corp (X): X stock is up 3.5% today.
  • Reliance Steel & Aluminum Company (RS): RS stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Steel Dynamics (STLD): STLD stock is up 2.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Eastman Chemical Company (EMN): EMN stock is up 1.9% today.
  • Valspar Corp (VAL): VAL stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Worthington Industries (WOR): WOR stock is up 2.9% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Vedanta Limited (VEDL): VEDL stock is down 3.3% today.
  • Gold Fields Ltd (GFI): GFI stock is down 2.5% today.
  • Sasol Ltd (SSL): SSL stock is down 2.3% today.
  • Pohang Iron & Steel Co. (PKX): PKX stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Kronos Worldwide Inc (KRO): KRO stock is down 2.0% today.
  • National Steel Corp (SID): SID stock is down 0.5% today.
  • Bhp Billiton Limited (BHP): BHP stock is down 0.5% today.
  • Copene-Petroquimica Do Nordeste (BAK): BAK stock is down 0.6% today.
  • Bhp Billiton Plc (BBL): BBL stock is down 0.7% today.

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Editor’s Note: Returns for the fastest-moving stocks listed here are based on share prices 20 minutes prior to publication of this story.


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